Cron Leads UChicago Divers at UIC Invite

Alice Sarapov and Elizabeth Cron
Alice Sarapov and Elizabeth Cron

CHICAGO – University of Chicago first-year Elizabeth Cron led the way with two Top-5 finishes  for the Maroon divers at Saturday's University of Illinois-Chicago Diving Invite.

Cron placed fourth in the 3-meter championship with 259 points and fifth in the 1-meter event with 219.65 points to pace UChicago, who saw five divers compete in the mostly NCAA Division I field at UIC's Natatorium.

In the women's 3-meter event, all four UChicago divers placed within the Top 8, as fellow Maroons Alice Saparov (sixth), Anna Girlich (seventh) and Agnes Lo (eighth) also produced solid results in the 19-diver competition.

In the 1-meter, Girlich (11th), Lo (12th), and Sarapov (13th) produced Top-15 marks.

On the men's side, UChicago sophomore Joseph Zhao placed seventh in both events.



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